AnAge entry for Streptopelia chinensis

Classification (HAGRID: 00516)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Columbiformes
                Family: Columbidae
                    Genus: Streptopelia
Species
Streptopelia chinensis
Common name
Spotted dove

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
9.8 years (wild)
Source
ref. 579
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Maximum longevity in banding studies is at least 9.8 years [0445].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
15 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
6.4 g
Adult weight
159 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 177134
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 115700
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